Tag Archives: start-up

“Relink-ing” Dreams and Reality

Recent BAcc graduate Peng Bojie created not one but two business start-ups while at the SMU School of Accountancy. His source of inspiration? Computer chargers which just didn't last... read more

Meet the Student-preneur Who Has Localised Churros

A sophomore at SMU Lee Kong Chian Business School, Crystal Cheng is rushing for the first class of the day, having spent the night before at the Geylang Serai Ramadan Bazaar where she has a stall selling her very own version of the popular Spanish snack, churros. Juggling coursework with an F&B biz is far from the proverbial walk in the park. But for the student-preneur, being able to earn some dough from delicious dough twists is reason enough for making some sacrifices. read more

Young Entrepreneur Empowers Children Regionally with Tech Literacy

TechSociety Jackson With Mentor
With children getting a very early start on technology, comes the scary possibility of raising a generation of mere tech consumers. Identifying this issue, SMU School of Information Systems undergraduate, Jackson Kwa, has launched his start-up, TechSociety, to tackle this growing problem by empowering children with critical tech survival skills and transforming them from consumers to creators and innovators. read more

New Investment Platform Fundnel is Brainchild of SMU Alumnus

Benjamin Twoon Fundnel
SMU business graduate Benjamin Twoon is helping investors source and invest in multi-million dollar deals. Find out why Fundnel’s founding team of finance sleuths, data analysts and creative folk left their jobs in banking and consulting to put all of their efforts into this start-up. read more

Technopreneurship Adventures in Kimchi Land, Korea 2016

KBS Visit
Fancy riding the K-wave? That's exactly what the Technopreneurship Study Mission South Korea 2016 squad from the SMU School of Information Systems did. From visits to broadcasting giant KBS to innovative tech start-ups like Memebox, Mandes Sim shares more about this highly insightful trip. read more

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